Chennai Challenge Badge

Chennai Challenge Badge

When my aunt, Suzanne Kuyser, (a trustee of The Batemans Trust) told me about the plans to build a new school and boarding home for disadvantaged children in Chennai, I realised there was an opportunity to develop a series of activities that would help the Rainbows,...

Lord Mayor’s Show 2017

Lord Mayor’s Show 2017

What a busy weekend it was! I would like to say a huge thank you to all those who participated and worked so hard to represent Surrey East Girlguiding this weekend. The team who created our entry to the Lord Mayor’s Show were a brilliant band of volunteers; the girls...

Were you part of this show?

Were you part of this show?

  Were you a Participant, Supporter, Parent, Team Member or Volunteer with Girlguiding Surrey East?  As County Commissioner, I have the privilege to convey a message from the Lord Lieutenant of Surrey - Sir Michael Molineux - who gave a speech recently to a room full...

Faurefold in Recent Days

Faurefold in Recent Days

The building is getting ever closer to completion. The photo on the left is the front of the house. Below  is a view of the leaders' sitting room and the girls'  bunk rooms. The grass is growing so well it deserves a photo of its own! Very soon we will be back on...

Musigals 2017

Musigals 2017

          A great big Thank you to everyone who participated in Musigals 2017. VIP's included the Mayor of Reigate and the Lord Lieutenant of Surrey, plus our Region Chief Commissioner and her two deputies. All had nothing but praise to say about the show...

Mole Valley Youth Show Case Awards

Girlguiding was well represented at the Mole Valley Youth Showcase Awards at the Dorking Halls recently.  Dress code meant they could not wear split jeans or uniform! Lisa Glancy and Nicola Brett were both nominated for the Junior Youth Voice Specialist Award for...

Winner of December 2016  Photography Competition

Winner of December 2016 Photography Competition

Congratulations go to Elaine Rollason of 3rd Merstham Brownies who is the winner of our first county wide  photography competition. Our  next competition is already launched and will run from January 1st until April 30th 2017. The Competition is open to all girls and...

Growing Up Wild – Photos Of The Day

Growing Up Wild – Photos Of The Day

Over 500 Rainbows, Brownies and Guides from Surrey East and Surrey West joined in the fun at our Growing Up Wild event at Norbury Park on Saturday 15th October. The girls had the chance to search for minibeasts, make mud pies in the mud kitchen, make stick sculptures...

What a fabulous day we had

What a fabulous day we had

Growing Up Wild A huge thank you to our Guiding volunteers, who spent many hours of their own time working to give us such a great day yesterday at Norbury Park. Thank you also to Surrey Wildlife Trust, who worked alongside us to give the girls wonderful experiences...